Job Type

Full Time




184 Eldridge Street
New York
New York
United States


Project Home is a blended program that combines the following services: homelessness prevention for families and individuals at-risk of eviction; support for general short-term housing and social services; and leadership development and advocacy group;  We are part of University Settlement, a community-based, multi-service agency that has served the Lower East Side and Chinatown communities since 1886.

The Case Manager provides direct services to families and individuals facing housing instability and/or are dealing with a wide range of housing issues including eviction, lack a repairs, lease issues, lack of tenants’ rights information, maintenance of housing subsides, and assistance with emergency housing issues to name a few . Direct services include tenants’ rights counseling, landlord /tenant mediation, advocacy in court or hearings and to secure/maintain benefits and entitlements, and crisis intervention.


  • Bachelor’s degree required (Social Work or related major preferred, but not required)
  • Bi-lingual English/Spanish or Bilingual English/Chinese
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Organization and follow-through
  • Knowledge of housing and social welfare systems in New York City a plus
  • Ability to work within a culturally diverse community and as part of a team
  • Tenacious advocacy skills and a commitment to “case to cause” direct services perspective

Bilingual English/Spanish

Bilingual English/Chinese


Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree